Sunday, December 23, 2007

Christmas Around New Mexico

For those of you, like Towanda in Kansas, who may be far away but still thinking about Christmas in New Mexico, here are some links to videos that will give you a tiny bit of the flavor of the season here.

Farolitos on Canyon Road in Santa Fe: (has some odd audio)

Lights on the Plaza in Santa Fe:

Las Posadas, Taos, NM:
Learn about some Northern New Mexico beliefs: The miracle at El Santuario de Chimayo y Santa Niño de Atocha, Santa Niño’s empty basket, and the Ceremonia de Compadrismo.

Christmas on the Pecos Parade, Carlsbad, NM:

Clayton, NM Christmas Light Parade:

Living Christmas Tree, Las Cruces:

Christmas Lights of Clovis:

1 comment:

Towanda said...

clair: Thanks for all the links. I also love the annual December issue of New Mexico Magazine for all of their luminaria/farolito pictures. I keep telling myself, "NEXT year I will be there!"